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Review: Olloclip for the iPhone5

If you are like me, your iPhone is with you all the time – like 24/7.  Even though I make my living with a DSLR, I still take the vast majority of my “snapshot” pics with my phone.  Its just easier because it is always with me- and the image quality isn’t bad!  The one issue I always have with the iPhone, is the lens.  It will zoom in a little bit, but you can’t make it wider… until now. The Olloclip I was first introduced to the Olloclip a couple of years ago when I bought one for my iphone 4.  It is basically a small lens that attaches to your iphone, giving it either a wide angle, fisheye or macro lens option.  The optics are very nice and it opens up a whole new world of iphone photography.  When you combine this lens with your favorite app- like Snapseed or Instagram- the sky is the limit! Here is a sample photograph taken with my iPhone 5- just to give you a reference point for comparison.       Next we will look at a shot taken from the exact same distance, but using the Olloclip wide angle lens.
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